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Character traits of great sales people

By andrew on January 7, 2019

8 traits of successful sales people. What makes some sales people more successful than others? Not just these 8 for sure, but this is a good blueprint to help keep your own personal bar set high. Setting high standards leads to greater satisfaction and more success. You know it makes sense!

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Sales mistakes to avoid – 5 bad habits

By andrew on December 4, 2018

5 sales mistakes to avoid. Work on your integrity to build great long term trading relationships with customers. This will make them more likely to buy from you more often. Take the long term view.

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Telemarketing appointment setting in choppy waters

By andrew on December 1, 2018

Telemarketing appointment setting in tough times. Listen carefully to what the other person is saying and think through the implications of their situation and how you could help them. More tips on appointment making for telemarketing and lead generation teams as well as field based sales teams here.

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Good selling is not always about selling

By andrew on November 19, 2018

Good selling in B2B is often about informing and offering knowledge, and advice to your customer, then allowing them to make their decision. Building your own credibility long-term with industrial or commercial customers will pay great dividends long-term once they know they can trust you.

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8 day call cycles – telesales top tip

By andrew on November 8, 2018

Telesales tip – use 8 day call back cycles to control your repeated calls to unavailable decision-makers. This is a valuable tip to prevent you calling the same old, same old contacts too often.

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Have a good strong call structure – it works

By andrew on October 29, 2018

Using a strong call guide or blueprint helps massively when it comes to making great outbound telesales or telemarketing calls. Here we describe how it helps and the key areas to focus on to close more deals with more people more often.

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Outbound telephone prospecting is back in fashion

By andrew on October 15, 2018

Outbound telephone prospecting is back in fashion. It allows you to find out more about what your customers want and really think. It is also entirely numeric. So you can count all of it, and look for changes over time. Working backwards you can see what input you need to generate what output.

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Effective appointment setting for field sales

By andrew on September 2, 2018

Appointment setting for field sales teams. One day course run in-house on your premises to help those who prefer selling face to face and who need a little help setting more appointments, with more customers more often. We also run open courses on this subject where you can mix with other sales personnel facing the same challenges.

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